Mr. Finkelstein was the founder of Medallion Oil Company and well known in the oil and gas industry. A generous and modest philanthropist, he was a driving force in the Neurofibromatosis Society which bestowed upon him their Founder's Medal. He was a major benefactor of Cardiovascular Sciences Research at Baylor College of Medicine and The Methodist Hospital, Project Row Houses, and The Asia Society, upon whose board he served. In addition, friends and associates knew him as a perennial and generous doer of good deeds. Graveside Services: 4:00 P.M. Sunday, November 25, 2001, Beth Yeshurun Cemetery-Allen Parkway, Rabbi Jack Segal, officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that a contribution be made to the charity of your choice.
Founded in 1963 by H. S. "Hub" Finkelstein, The Medallion Group is a privately held business which is the holding company for several businesses across various industries. The Medallion Group is headquartered in Houston, Texas and has businesses, operations, partnerships, and investments around the world.
He passed in 2001. The home is owned by family.